Mini Strawberry Pies

just 5 ingredients to delicious, simple, bite size pies loaded with fresh sweet strawberries in a flaky crust, topped with whipped cream

Dessert | March 4, 2018 | By

Mini Strawberry Pies ~ just 5 ingredients to delicious, simple, bite size pies loaded with fresh sweet strawberries in a flaky crust.

If you like strawberry pie, you’re in for a treat. My husband said these Mini Strawberry Pies took him back to the ones his aunt used to bring him as a special treat from Sanders where she worked when he was a little boy. They remind me of the mile high strawberry pie at Elias Brothers Big Boy’s, one of our favorite restaurants when our girls were small.

We spent a lot of Friday evenings in those vinyl booths scanning the menu only to order the same thing each time. It was a great way to wind down the week but the girls’ favorite part was after dinner when we’d head across the street to K-Mart so they could choose a new outfit for their Barbie (who already had an enviable wardrobe).

Maybe you’ll find some nostalgia in these pies, too. There are just 5 ingredients to make them and if you want to top them with whipped cream (they’re good either way), a total of 6. They couldn’t be any simpler to make and if you’re like me, you’ll agree everything better in a mini version.

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Mini Baklava Cups

Mini Baklava Cups are a fast, easy, no fail, one-bite dessert ~ phyllo dough cups filled with chopped nuts flavored with honey, butter and cinnamon.

Dessert | November 16, 2016 | By

Mini Baklava Cups ~ quick, simple, no fail, one-bite dessert ~ phyllo dough cups filled with chopped nuts flavored with honey, butter and cinnamon.

Happy National Baklava Day! I don’t know who makes up national food days, but I for one am grateful they do. I originally created Mini Baklava Cups for Easter but when I started thinking about Thanksgiving desserts beyond pumpkin pie, Mini Baklava Cups kept popping up in my mind.

Since my blog has seen an explosion of new traffic over the last few months ~ yay! ~ I decided it would be a good time to repost this recipe.

Mini phyllo cups are filled with a finely chopped nut mixture flavored with honey, butter and cinnamon. . .a miniature, easier, no fail version of classic baklava, portion-controlled and every bite delicious.

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